Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths and Museum

Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths and Museum
Buddle Street, Wallsend, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE28 6HR
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Excavated remains

Open: During museum opening hours Venue admission charge applies. Find out more. The remains at Segedunum represent one of the most completely excavated forts anywhere in the Roman Empire. The ground plan shows the Fort as it would have been laid out in AD 200. The walls and gateways, granary stores, soldiers…

Thu 27 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 278 4217

Fri 28 Apr

Sat 29 Apr

…and 55 more dates until 23 Jun

Hadrian's Wall Segedunum

Open: During museum opening hours Venue admission charge applies. Find out more. An 80 metre section of original remains of Hadrian's Wall, standing eight courses high in places, can be seen to the West of Segedunum. A reconstructed section of the wall, which gives an impression of how it may have looked 1,800…

Thu 27 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 278 4217

Fri 28 Apr

Sat 29 Apr

…and 55 more dates until 23 Jun

Lunchtime Talks

A series of lunchtime talks.

Marvelous Mondays : Dress to Kill - Masks, Helmets and Sandals

11am - 3pm Drop in session Free entry for children under 16. Usual admission charge applies for adults. Recreate the mysterious look of the masked Roman riders and have a go at lacing up your sandals. When you’re ready why not join the Roman cavalry? Train for battle with Maximus as Centurio Exercitator and…

Relaxed session - Marvelous Mondays: Dress to Kill

In this relaxed family fun session you can recreate the mysterious look of the masked Roman riders and have a go at lacing up your sandals. When you’re ready why not join the Roman cavalry? Train for battle with Maximus as Centurio Exercitator and learn the tactics used by Hadrian's horse riders, before preparing…

Roman bath house

We apologise but the reconstructed bath house is currently closed due to problems with the roof. The original bath house remains can be seen during museum opening hours. Segedunum's Roman bath house is the only one of its kind in the country. The baths are a full sized reconstruction based on original remains…

Thu 27 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 278 4217

Fri 28 Apr

Sat 29 Apr

…and 55 more dates until 23 Jun

The Roman Gallery

Open: During museum opening hours Venue admission charge applies. Find out more. Discover what life at the Fort was like for the soldiers who lived there and explore the methods that archaeologists have used to uncover Segedunum's secrets. The centre of the Roman gallery is modelled on the courtyard of the…

Thu 27 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 278 4217

Fri 28 Apr

Sat 29 Apr

…and 55 more dates until 23 Jun

Sentius Tectonicus

Open: During museum opening hours Venue admission charge applies. Find out more. Sentius Tectonicus is an eight and a half feet-high sculpture of a Roman centurion soldier marking the eastern end of Hadrian's Wall. Artist John O’Rourke was commissioned by North Tyneside Council to create the Centurion which is…

Thu 27 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 278 4217

Fri 28 Apr

Sat 29 Apr

…and 55 more dates until 23 Jun

Strong Place

Open: During museum opening hours Venue admission charge applies. Find out more. Over nearly 2,000 years this area has been shaped by changes made by the people who have settled here - through their commnunity buildings and their industries such as shipbuilding and coalmining. Visual displays, interactives and…

Thu 27 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 278 4217

Fri 28 Apr

Sat 29 Apr

…and 55 more dates until 23 Jun

Talk: Wallsend 200 Years Ago

Join archaeologist and historian John Castling for the final talk in this series, which examines Wallsend life in the 1800's at the start of the Industrial Revolution. This talk is part of a monthly series: 15 February: Wallsend 5000 Years Ago 15 March: Wallsend 1000 Years Ago 12 April: Roman Beauty Regime

The Viewing Tower

Open: During museum opening hours Venue admission charge applies. Find out more. The centrepiece of Segedunum is a 35 metre high viewing tower which gives stunning views of the excavated Fort, the river Tyne and the surrounding area. Set against this dramatic backdrop, watch 2,000 years of history unfold as an…

Thu 27 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 278 4217

Fri 28 Apr

Sat 29 Apr

…and 55 more dates until 23 Jun

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